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2019 Leaders Forum


March, 2019
CHUBB Conference Center, Lafayette Hill, PA

The purpose of the ELATE Leaders Forum is to bring together ELATE Fellows and their deans and provosts to showcase and discuss the work the Fellows had completed through the year on their Institutional Action Projects - projects centered on institutional change and innovation.

The following projects and posters were presented at the Forum:

Alina Alexeenko, Purdue University
Quantifying and Scaling Up Industry- Funded Research at Purdue Engineering [PDF] 

Shelley Lynn Anna, Carnegie Mellon University
Integrated Professional Development for a Faculty Career [PDF]

Laleh Behjat, University of Calgary
Female Leadership Circle [PDF]

Noelle Comolli, Villanova University
Redefining the role of department chair [PDF]

Felice Elefant, Drexel University
Providing Community for University--Wide Mid—Career Female Faculty in STEM [PDF]

Mary Frecker, Pennsylvania State University
Big 10 Plus Mechanical Engineering Directors of Graduate Studies Group [PDF]

Claudia Gunsch, Duke University
Development of a Center for Microbiome Science and Engineering [PDF]

Tamara Hendrickson, Wayne State University
Development of a New Faculty in Stem Orientation Workshop to Maximize Faculty and Student Success [PDF]

Jessica Huber, Purdue University
Understanding and Improving Faculty Satisfaction [PDF]

Kyriaki Kalaitzidou, Georgia Institute of Technology
Space Management: How it can be capitalized to humanize the Institute and increase productivity [PDF]

Li (Emily) Liu, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Support and Nurture Successful Center Initiations [PDF]

Kristen Maitland, Texas A&M University
Creating an Imaging Research Network at Texas A&M University [PDF]

Laura Marcu, University of California, Davis

Framework for Clinical Translation Center (FCTC) [PDF]

Harriet Black Nembhard, Oregon State University

Supporting the Health and Well-being of Football Student- Athletes: A Needs Assessment from Perspective of Academic Leaders [PDF]

Marcia Kilchenman O’Malley, Rice University
Facilitating cross-institutional PhD student placement [PDF]

Melissa Pasquinelli, North Carolina State University
Partners in Advancing Innovations for Fibrous and Polymeric Materials and Technical Textiles: Building a Consortium [PDF]

Jenna Rickus, Purdue University

Campus Wide Data Science Initiative [PDF]

Ying Sun, Drexel University
CPIC: A Cyber-Physical Infrastructure Center for Convergence Research at Drexel [PDF]